Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Tehama today: Almond shaking under way
In the photos, worker Elias Sanchez uses a shaker on a nonpareil almond tree, and grower Kevin Borror checks the condition of almonds during harvest. The photos were taken this afternoon at Borror's Tehama Angus Ranch near Tehama, which produces almonds and walnuts as well as cattle.
This year's almond crop in California is lighter than growers had expected this spring, but the crop is still poised to be the third largest in the state's history.
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